A Bald for Bucks event at Iroquois Central has raised almost $14,000 to go to Roswell Park Cancer Institute. About a quarter of that was collected through the efforts of a teacher spreading the word.
A voucher to the Wales Town Board was tabled after a councilman challenged how it was submitted and wanted it addressed. Some feel it is an ongoing dispute between personalities in the town government.
East Aurora resident Jennifer Marmion continued her efforts in asking local municipalities to stay on top of National Fuel following a gas leak from February. She asked the elected officials to make sure the energy company was truthful in its responses and that there were plans in place should there be future problems.
New York State Department of Transportation and the Erie County Highway Department have agreed to conduct a traffic study in Marilla. When weather permits, the traffic study will take place at the intersection of Two Rod and Bullis roads.
Gateway Longview would like to include Iroquois Central as one of its more than 30 satellite locations beginning in the fall of 2017, pending the district’s approval.
Major downtown fires were not unusual in small communities a century ago, but three major blazes within only two months at one intersection in early 1917 tested the limits of East Aurora’s volunteer firefighters.